The Writers' Workshop of Ashville, NC, an organization on the east coast with a mission similar to that of the San Diego Writers and Editors Guild, has announced the winners of their previous worldwide contest, the Hard Times Writing Contest.
They are as follows:
- FIRST PLACE: Erin Duffy, Raleigh, NC for “A Terrible Beauty”
- SECOND PLACE: Sara Baker, Anna, TX for “Butterflies”
- THIRD PLACE: Dayla Haynes, Asheville, NC for “The Crying Ape”
- Michael Cochran, St. Petersburg, FL for “No Better Day;”
- Jane Harrington, Glasgow, VA for “The Visits;”
- Katherine Mackin, Greenwood, SC for “Oh My God;”
- Robin McRae, Mt. Pleasant, SC for “Hardship."
Congratulations to the winners and those named with honorable mention.
The winning piece in the 2016 Hard Times Contest can be found here.